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For his part, Chris isn't backing down, releasing a clothing brand that looks very similar to Tory's that sells for a fraction of the price. But decades ago, before the lawsuit, the couple fell in love in the Hamptons, Chris told Vanity Fair's Vanessa Grigoriadis.
It all began when Chris gave Tory a ride: “Tory and I had become friends, and I gave her a ride out to the Hamptons,” recalls Chris.
“I thought she was cute as a button—‘Hmm, she’s cute.’ We went out a couple times, and within a very short period I thought, That girl’s fun, that girl’s cute.
In 2014, the foundation launched Elizabeth Street Capital, an initiative with Bank of America, with an initial investment of million in capital to provide women entrepreneurs with access to low-cost loans, mentoring support and networking opportunities.
In April 2016, Bank of America increased funding for the program to million for loans in 20. Other members of PAGE include Reid Hoffman, co-founder of Linked In, and entertainment producer Quincy Jones.